Jefferson, LA Meeting Planning Overview

Jefferson, LA | Meeting Planning Overview

Next door to New Orleans, Jefferson Parish is the perfect location to hold your meeting or event. With over 8,000 hotel rooms, two convention centers and various venues from quaint and comfortable to big and bold, Jefferson Parish is ready to be the epicenter of your event. Complementing the meeting venues and overnight accommodations is the culture; your attendees will have the time of their life as they learn the Cajun two-step at a Fais Do Do (Cajun dance party) at Bayou Barn and see alligators up close as they glide through the swamp. We work hard and play hard here in Jefferson Parish and our nightlife will not disappoint! We are the shopping destination for Louisiana from charming boutiques to major malls. Did someone mention food? Food is an art form here, from charbroiled oysters and red beans and rice to BBQ shrimp; no one goes home hungry! Jefferson plays host to conventions, meetings, reunions and tournaments in definite southern hospitality style. Let the Jefferson Convention & Visitors Bureau, Inc. be a resource and make your planning easy!
Fast Facts | Jefferson, LA
powered by Jefferson Convention & Visitors Bureau, Inc.
1221 Elmwood Park Boulevard Suite 411 , Jefferson, LA 70123
GSF Exhibit Space Alario Center - Segnette Field 30,000
Meeting Space, Square Feet Alario Center - Segnette Field41,090
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet Pontchartrain Convention and Civic Center11,520
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel Hilton New Orleans Airport317
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: No
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY)
Miles to downtown 5
Cities with non-stop flights56
International cities with direct flights5
Additional Cities in the Surrounding Area
Type of Destination Experience:
Beach, College Town, Gaming, Historic, Urban